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XCOM 2: War of the Chosen is a very good arts and crafts game that also includes the occasional tactical battle against aliens. Show me your best posters!

I’ll get the ball rolling with some of mine. For the sake of avoiding spoilers, I’m gonna stick with some of my early game masterpieces.

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This is one of the first ones I ever decided to customize, as opposed to just randomizing it. I made it right after my squad just barely survived Lightning, the tragic co-star of my War of the Chosen review, getting mind-controlled by a sectoid. Thus, the caption:

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This one is like Where’s Waldo, except instead of Waldo, the guy’s a sniper:

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That lighting, though:

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Lost cities are great for action shots, what with all the corpses just kinda chilling out everywhere. This one is really fitting, too, given that it’s from the time Thunder/Odin and her rookie partner barely survived an Advent ambush and a Lost horde:

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Bonus, another angle:

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In the game’s actual written narrative, Mox and Outrider don’t really see eye-to-eye. So of course, I forced them to be best friends:

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Look at this team. We’re gonna do great:

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That feeling when a crucial mission goes entirely off rails after a Snake King shows up, and you just barely succeed after a million close calls:

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Lastly, R.I.P. Lightning, alternate edition:

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Those are just a few of mine. Show me yours, and don’t skimp on the details of the stories that inspired them!

Kotaku senior reporter. Beats: Twitch, streaming, PC gaming. Writing a book about streamers tentatively titled "STREAMERS" to be published by Atria/Simon & Schuster in the future.

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